Job: Water & Wastewater Maintenance Operator

Title Water & Wastewater Maintenance Operator
Employer Middlesex Centre
Application Close Date Thursday, November 22, 2018
Location Middlesex Centre
Date Posted November 9, 2018
Job Information

Water & Wastewater Maintenance Operator

Middlesex Centre is a lower-tier municipality located within the geography of Middlesex County and
has a population of approximately 16,000 over an area of 587.22 sq. kilometres. It was formed on
January 1, 1998 with the amalgamation of the former Townships of Delaware, Lobo, and London. While
predominantly a rural municipality, Middlesex Centre enjoys both urban and rural amenities. With a
steady growth rate projected in the next 20 years, Middlesex Centre is a growing municipality ready
to welcome both residents and businesses to a sustainable and livable community.

The Municipality is seeking qualified individuals to join our Public Works and Engineering
Department, Water and Wastewater operations group.

Water & Wastewater Maintenance Operator
Position Summary
Reporting to the Water & Wastewater Operations Supervisor, this employee is primarily responsible
for the overall day-to-day operation, maintenance and compliance of the Municipality’s
water and wastewater systems. The incumbent will work in a team environment alongside other
operators and contractors to ensure proper operation of the Municipality’s water and wastewater
systems while following all applicable regulations, legislation and laws. Along with being
responsible for day to day operations, the incumbent will be responsible for responding to after
hours calls and alarms associated with the Municipality’s water and wastewater systems.

Preferred Qualifications
▪ Possess a Grade 12 education along with post-secondary education in a discipline related to
water and wastewater.
▪ Shall possess the following license: Level 1 Water Distribution and Supply Operator
Certificate of Competency (or higher), Level 1 Wastewater Treatment Operator Certificate
(or higher), Level 1 Wastewater Collection Operator Certificate (or higher).
Operator-In-Training licensing will be considered provided the candidate is able to write and
pass Level 1 exams within the probationary period and have completed the Entry Level Drinking Water
Operator Course.
▪ Possess a Class “G” driver license valid in the Province of Ontario with a clean abstract.
▪ Operational experience in the water/wastewater industry.
▪ Computer literacy utilizing the Microsoft Office Suite.
▪ Working knowledge of the Occupational Health & Safety Act.
▪ Working knowledge of water, wastewater processes and technologies.
▪ Able to work independently and with other staff.
▪ Entry into confined spaces and able to perform role as top-person in confined spaces a

Salary range for 2018 is $57,449.60 to $67,204.80 (equivalent to $27.62 to $32.31 per hour) with a
40 hour work week, on a rotating schedule which will include work on weekends and holidays. This
position will also require the individual to be on call.

To apply for these positions, please submit a resume outlining qualifications and experience by
2:00pm on Thursday, November 22, 2018 to:
Kendra Routley
Public Works & Engineering Assistant Municipality of Middlesex Centre
10227 Ilderton Road, RR2 Ilderton, ON N0M 2A0
Middlesex Centre is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to inclusive, barrier-free
recruitment and selection processes and work environments. Please advise us of any accommodations
needed to ensure your access to a fair and equitable process. Any information received relating to
accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants who apply, but only those applicants to be interviewed will
be acknowledged. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom
of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and
will be used for candidate selection purposes only.


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